Abuja - The Corps Medical and Rescue Services
unit of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has commenced a training workshop
to expose its personnel to new techniques in moving and handling of patients.
The one-week programme is ongoing at the FRSC Academy in
Udi, Enugu State.
Assistant Corps Marshal,
Samuel Obayemi, officially opened the workshop.
He assured the Corps would continue to develop the
capacity of the staff for increased productivity.
He said the training was part of the staff capacity
development programme of the Corps, aimed at updating the knowledge of the
participants on handling patients most efficiently, using modern techniques and
equipment in line with global best practice.
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“Staff capacity development programme is part of the
holistic measures we are putting in place to address issues of competence,
efficiency and creation of conducive working environment to motivate staff for
increased productivity," said Obayemi.
He said the programme would be of tremendous benefit to
"Accordingly, you must strive to derive maximum
benefits from the Resource Persons who would expose you to various areas in the
field of moving and handling of patients,” Obayemi told the participants.
Obayemi said the management had continued to create opportunities
for staff at both local and international levels to get them training that
could develop their mental, intellectual and professional competences.
- CAJ News